Jessica Garmon

Corporate Law
Munck Wilson Mandala, LLP
12770 Coit Rd
600 Banner Place Tower
Dallas, TX 75251-1336
(972) 628-3689
www.munckwilson.com


Jessica Davis is an associate in the Firm?s Transactions and Securities practice group where she concentrates her practice on emerging, mid-sized, and large business and enterprise clients nationally from formation to dissolution.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Davis was an associate member of the Business & Transactions section at SmithAmundsen LLC in Chicago, Illinois.
Ms. Davis has represented clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, professional services, construction, food services, national and international distribution, retail, technology, trucking and transportation, and general industry fields.  She fully understands the multi-faceted issues that companies face and is equipped to assist clients in all stages of business development by providing legal and business advice.
Languages:  Spanish

Representative Experience:

Represented lender in the modification of material financing terms relating to $14,000,000.00 loan.
Represented buyer in the acquisition of commercial property valued at $1,550,000.00.
Represented issuers in the offering of exempt securities.
Represented general partner in an $18,000,000.00 EB-5 aggregate offering.
Represented an Illinois non-profit in negotiations and settlements of an alliance with a Brazilian non-profit.
Represented buyer in the acquisition of a trucking company.
Represented buyer in the acquisition of the assets of a manufacturer of personal sports aircrafts and aircraft products.
Represented seller in the sale of a professional, insured and licensed daycare and boarding center for dogs.
Represented large international fast food restaurant company in the revisions of key contracts, policies and procedures to implement best practices and processes.

Presentations and Scholarly Writings:

How Lawyers Can Help Businesses of Disadvantaged Entrepreneurs, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, October 20, 2014
Calculating Delinquent Taxes Payable by Foreign Corporations, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, June 3, 2014
Innovation Rights...and Wrongs, 2nd ed, Oregon Digital Design Specialty Publications, 2011
Nonprofits Need to Know About Record Keeping, November 2015

Practice Areas:

Business Organizations
Corporate Governance and Counseling
Mergers and Acquisitions
Securities and Corporate Finance
Venture Capital and Private Equity

Education:

The John Marshall Law School
Chicago, Illinois
Juris Doctor 2012
University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
Bachelor of Arts 2007
Majors: Communications/Spanish, Pre-Law

Admissions:

Illinois, 2012

Professional Associations:

American Bar Association
Black Chamber of Commerce, Chicago, Illinois
National Bar Association
Entrepreneurial Roundtable, Chicago, Illinois
Illinois State Bar Association
Purpose by Design Mentorship Program, Chicago, Illinois
Black Women?s Lawyers Association, Chicago, Illinois